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Meet Our Team
Get to know some of our team members who will guide you through your sustainable innovation journey.
Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder of Klir
David Lynch holds a Masters in Mechanical Engineering from Dublin City University with a specialty in Computer Science. He graduated third in his class and received a special commendation from the university’s Uaneen Council. David has worked for 12 years in business architecture, software system design, and policy implementation. He has also worked internationally on water and represented Ireland in bilateral meetings at the European Commission.
David participated in Y Combinator 2020, an acceleration program that has helped launched AirBnB, Dropbox, Quora, Reddit and more and was named by Forbes as one of the most successful startup accelerators in Silicon Valley.
From Our Investors
Josh Fredberg joined Insight Partners in 2021 as a Managing Director.
Insight accelerates revenue and profit in software companies. Their obsession with software has produced a habit of success. They recognize industry patterns, emerging tech markets and software trends. They’ve accumulated the knowledge to understand the strategies needed to win.
As of February 24, 2022, the closing of the firm’s recent fundraise, Fund XII, brings Insight Partners regulatory assets under management to over $90B. Insight Partners has invested in more than 600 companies worldwide and has seen over 55 portfolio companies achieve an IPO.
Loren is a General Partner at Bowery Capital, based in San Francisco. She focuses on supply chain, B2B marketplaces, and generally enterprise resource planning.
Prior to joining Bowery Capital, Loren was at Goldman Sachs in the Investment Banking Division where she participated in a number of equity, debt and M&A transactions, predominantly in the enterprise software and internet sectors. Prior to Goldman Sachs, Loren worked at Groupon in the Corporate Finance Division where she built and led the initial Investor Relations department and subsequently ran Financial Planning & Analysis for the company’s 12 countries in APAC. Loren started her career at Activision Blizzard in the Investor Relations department.
Minsoo joined Spider Capital in May 2018 as the first investment professional, working across all aspects of the investment process, including sourcing, due diligence, portfolio company support, and investor relations.
Spider Capital is a seed-stage venture capital firm, with a sole focus on backing the next generation of enterprise cloud software companies.
They are enterprise operators and investors, having been involved with some of the most pioneering and iconic enterprise cloud software companies. Spider is backed by some of the world’s leading institutional LPs in seed venture capital.
Contra Costa Water District
Environmental Compliance Manager, Greg Buncab, shares how his team at Contra Costa Water District eliminated silos and reduced admin workload by using Klir to manage their permits and data across the utility.
Las Vegas Valley Water District
Tony Rodriguez, IT Supervisor at Las Vegas Valley Water District shares how using Klir for permitting and drinking water sample management has helped streamline the permit process and improved communication across all departments at the utility.
Streamlining data management, bringing down departmental silos and implementing 21st century water management at Nova Scotia’s largest utility.
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